The JET Alumni Association of Washington, DC (JETAADC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We welcome all former and current participants of the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program – as well as friends of JET – residing in the greater Washington, DC area. We are the oldest chapter in the nation and, with over 500 members, we are also one of the largest and most active.

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7/14: Nihongo Dake Karaoke Night

Come out and brush off your Japanese skills at this Nihongo-Dake (“Japanese-only”) Karaoke Night! Japanese use strongly encouraged. All Japanese levels welcome!(You can even look at romaji readings on your phone for those... READ MORE

6/29: Izakaya Pub Quiz with JASWDC

  QUESTION: What’s better than networking? ANSWER: The Izakaya Pub Quiz – you get to meet new people, make new friends, eat, and show off your knowledge of Japanese & American trivia! There’s... READ MORE

JET30 Reunion Registration Open!

JET30 Reunion: All-Alumni Celebration August 4 – 6 Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington DC Celebrate – 30 years of cultural exchange Reconnect – to Japan and JETs from around the world Reminisce – with friends... READ MORE